Street Style in America: An Exploration

Street Style in America: An Exploration

Author: Jennifer Grayer Moore

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781440844621

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 381

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A comprehensive resource that will prove invaluable to fashion historians, this book presents a detailed exploration of the breadth of visually arresting, consumer-driven styles that have emerged in America since the 20th century. • Offers thorough investigations of American street styles from the early 20th century to the present day • Provides theoretical perspectives on the shifts in American culture that created the social context in which American street styles emerged • Enables readers to perceive the connections between consumer-driven street styles to the fashion industry and to American culture at large
Street Style in America: An Exploration
Language: en
Pages: 381
Authors: Jennifer Grayer Moore
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-18 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

A comprehensive resource that will prove invaluable to fashion historians, this book presents a detailed exploration of the breadth of visually arresting, consumer-driven styles that have emerged in America since the 20th century. • Offers thorough investigations of American street styles from the early 20th century to the present day
Routledge Handbook of Street Culture
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Jeffrey Ian Ross
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Discussions of street culture exist in a variety of academic disciplines, yet a handbook that brings together the diversity of scholarship on this subject has yet to be produced. The Routledge Handbook of Street Culture integrates and reviews current scholarship regarding the history, types, and contexts of the concept of
Religion and Popular Culture in America, Third Edition
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Bruce David Forbes, Jeffrey H. Mahan
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"Since 2000, Religion and Popular Culture in America has been one [of the] standard books used in teaching this area of study. Modestly updated in 2005, it continues to be taught in colleges, universities and theological schools across the continent. The basic four-part structure of Religion and Popular Culture in
Patternmaking History and Theory
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Jennifer Grayer Moore
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-05 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Fashion design is increasingly gaining attention as an important form of cultural expression. However, scholarship has largely focused on specific designers and their finished products. This collection reveals the crucial foundational art and craft of patternmaking design, with essays that explore the practice in specific historical and cultural contexts. Probing
Getting Dressed
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Carrie Yodanis
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-15 - Publisher: Routledge

Getting Dressed introduces students to sociological concepts via the everyday decision of what to wear. Everyone has to get dressed. And what we wear creates our identity – how people define us and how we define ourselves. But getting dressed is not based on our individual choices and tastes alone.